Volunteer Opportunities at UUMC        

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Volunteer Opportunities at UUMC  Friday Pantry-each Friday of the month our food pantry is open to our neighborhood. Welcome, support and facilitate access to Food Pantry items with our neighbors. Unload our food truck, sort & stage foods. Hospitality area with coffee and snacks and clothing closet all need assistance. (8:30-12:30pm) Spanish speaking/multi-lingual volunteers especially…

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Volunteer with OEP

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Volunteer with OEP The Office of Engagement Programs is partnering with two community organizations this year. Volunteer with the Rescue Mission 9/30, 10/14, 10/28, or 12/2. Volunteer with Meals on Wheels 10/7, 10/21 or 11/4. Interested students should go to the Office of Engagement Programs in the basement of Hendricks Chapel to complete a volunteer form.…

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Let them eat wings

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Let them eat wings Tyler Fernandez (AS ’17) joined his Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity brothers in an event to raise money for the Food Bank of Central NY. The wing eating contest is an annual event that consumes a large amount of time for planning and preparation. According to Tyler, “It is a great time to see…

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Interns Needed for Community Research

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Undergraduate students work on project requests that are submitted to Syracuse Community Geography by community-based organizations in the Greater Syracuse area. Explore examples of projects former interns have helped create here. This year, we will be working on projects related to public and affordable housing, economic development, urban trails and more. We will also work closely with…

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Pack It Up

The University Community is hosting its 8th Annual Fall Harvest Food Drive People from all over campus will be contributing non-perishable donations from November 2nd to November 20th Donation bins will be placed in Hendricks Chapel, the University Bookstore, and Goldstein Student Center What can you do? Help pack the collected donations for distribution Join the…

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Youth Service Opportunities Project (YSOP)

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During Spring Break 2015 Ainsley Smith (’18 AS) and Jourdann Borski (’17 VPA) traveled to Washington DC to volunteer with Youth Service Opportunities Project (YSOP).  Monday through Thursday students were placed in groups that went to different service sites around the D.C. area. All of the groups went to sites that focused on feeding the less fortunate.…

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A Legacy of Service

Since freshman year, Brian Cheung (’15 MG) held an executive position within Circle K, a community service club he helped start at SU. The club holds fundraisers to help the local community and conducts service projects that contribute to national and international initiatives in partnership with the sister organization Kiwanis International. Some examples of past projects include…

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Help Fight Poverty

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3Fifteen is recruiting new members to join the 3Fifteen eBay project to help alleviate hunger and homelessness in the Syracuse community.  The 3Fifteen eBay store is run by students who have a strong interest in helping the community and creating their own business. 100% of the profit from sales goes directly to the Rescue Mission.…

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